River Day

Event Details

Canton’s annual River Day will be held on Saturday, May 19, from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. at the Lower Rouge River Recreational Trailhead, located off Morton Taylor Road and Michigan Avenue. River Day is a celebration of the rivers in the southeast Michigan region.  Every year, hundreds of volunteers make a difference by helping to preserve the quality of Canton’s creeks and streams. 

River day takes place rain or shine and volunteers of all ages including residents, students and scout troops are encouraged to participate. Volunteers are asked to meet at the trailhead at 8am. On-site activates will include bird house building, nature walks a scavenger hunt and a live animal interactive presentation.  All volunteers will receive a light breakfast and a hot dog lunch. River Day shirts will be handed out on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information on River Day or to pre-register for the event call 394-5150.